All operators involved in the carriage of dangerous goods must ensure that their staff are properly qualified to carry out their duties safely and legally. Increasingly, members are finding it necessary to be dangerous goods qualified in the three principle modes of transport – air, sea and road.

Our range of dangerous goods courses have been developed to support dangerous goods consignors and operators, whether you require awareness training or a full qualification for your staff.

With FTA’s Dangerous Goods training you benefit from:

  • assurance that your staff are qualified and competent to legally transport dangerous goods
  • training delivered by a professional team of trainers with extensive industry knowledge
  • courses that meet your needs, whatever your involvement with the transportation of dangerous goods
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Carriage of Dangerous Goods for Air, Road and Sea

AIR (IATA) – Legislation requires that all staff involved in the packing, documentation or handling of dangerous
goods by air complete a Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) approved training course. SEA (IMDG) – The regulations require that all shore based staff involved with the transport of dangerous goods by sea require training. This includes those who prepare documentation, classify, pack, mark, label and prepare
shipments of dangerous goods. ROAD (ADR) – Training is required for all staff who may classify, pack, mark, or label dangerous goods which will be consigned by road. 

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Carriage of Lithium Batteries


This course focuses on the transportation of lithium batteries and covers all modes of transportation. This course will enable students to have a thorough understanding of the relevant regulations, which includes how to apply the special provisions, marking and labelling the shipments, completing the relevant documentation as well as handling an emergency response and relevant reporting procedure.

In-company training

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